Antw: Re: FreeBSD Port: p5-Mail-SPF-Query-1.997

Scot Hetzel swhetzel at
Mon Nov 7 13:17:26 PST 2005

On 11/4/05, Riemer Palstra <riemer at> wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 04, 2005 at 02:05:08PM +0100, Reinhard Haller wrote:
> > >Does your /etc/make.conf contain:
> > >
> > >PERL_VER=5.8.7
> > >PERL_VERSION=5.8.7
> >
> > yes, added by use.perl.
> That's kind of weird then, as the port would then just install in
> ${SITE_PERL}/${PERL_ARCH}, in this case that would make
> /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.7/Mail/SPF/, just as you
> expected. Do you still have the output of the build hanging around
> somewhere? I just tried it on a 4.11 box:
No it's not weird, as 4.11 still has perl in the base system, and the
package he installed using portupgrade was built for the base systems
version of perl.

If he had used the port to install p5-Mail-SPF-Query, then the port
would have been created with the correct dependancy on Perl 5.8.7 due
to the Perl entries in /etc/make.conf.  And it would have installed
into /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.7/ instead of

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